The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Meru Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Meru Networks over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Meru Networks.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Meru Networks
Rank 86 77 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Meru Networks 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.082% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£320 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -32.43%
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
619 537 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.45% 44.20% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 239 268
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £222 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 66
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Meru Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Meru Networks across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Meru Networks Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Meru Networks
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Meru Networks across the Manchester region.

Meru Networks Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Meru Networks
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Meru Networks across the Manchester region.

Meru Networks Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Meru Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Meru Networks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Meru Networks.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

Meru Networks
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Meru Networks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Meru Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft